Akshay Kumar poses with newlyweds Asin, Rahul


Asin, 30, tied the knot with Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma, 40, in a private ceremony in New Delhi on Tuesday. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, who played matchmaker, was present at the wedding. Asin and Rahul at first wedded according to Christian ritual and then later in the evening they married as per Hindu rituals.

Akshay Kumar, who received the first invitation card, was present at both the occasion. For the Hindu nuptial, Asin wore Sabyasachi’s heavily decorated lehenga choli while for the Christian wedding, she wore white wedding gown.

Delhi-based music group Elohim Worship band performed at the wedding. "Everything went great at the wedding. We played 2-3 songs. Asin looked beautiful in her white gown. We had a rehearsal on Monday," a band member told news agency PTI.

After a private wedding, a private party is likely to take place at Rahul Sharma's Delhi farmhouse on January 20 and a grand reception will be held for the couple's friends and colleagues on January 23 in Mumbai.

Asin made her Bollywood debut opposite Aamir Khan in ‘Ghajini’, later she has featured in films like ‘London Dreams’, ‘Ready’ and ‘Bol Bachchan’. The actress was recently seen in ‘All Is Well’, co-starring Abhishek Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor and Supriya Pathak.

Asin wanted to concentrate on her family and she has bid good-bye to Bollywood.

Here’s wishing a couple a happy wedding life ahead!